The Daily Populous

Tuesday March 19th, 2019 day edition

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On a quiet Friday afternoon a man stormed into a place of peaceful worship and took away the lives of 50 people.

And we have so much we feel the need to say and to do.

One of the roles I never anticipated having, and hoped never to have, is to voice the grief of a nation.

At this time, it has been second only to securing the care of those affected, and the safety of everyone.

We cannot know your grief, but we can walk with you at every stage.

Six minutes after a 111 call was placed alerting the police to the shootings at Al-Noor mosque, police were on the scene.

Naeem Rashid, originally from Pakistan, died after rushing at the terrorist and trying to wrestle the gun from him. »

Woman shot herself in the head while cuffed with hands behind her back during traffic stop in suicide, police say

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A 19-year-old woman involved in a traffic stop committed suicide after shooting herself through the mouth while her hands were cuffed behind her back, Virginia police said.

Cops then reportedly left Wilson handcuffed with her hands behind her back as they ran to catch Medlin.

While unattended, police say, she was able to grab a weapon out of the Lexus, "contorted" her body and shot herself through the mouth. »

Deutsche Bank loaned over $2 billion to Trump: report

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The New York Times reported Monday, based on interviews with more than 20 bank officials, that the bank repeatedly loaned money to Trump despite multiple business-related "red flags.".

The report, which details the history between Trump and the bank, comes as congressional committees and the New York attorney general are investigating Trump's financial ties to the bank.

In attempting to secure loans from the bank, Trump often exaggerated his wealth, according to the Times. »

Scientists grow 'mini-brain on the move' that can contract muscle

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The lentil-sized grey blob of human brain cells were seen to spontaneously send out tendril-like connections to link up with the spinal cord and muscle tissue, which was taken from a mouse.

The muscles were then seen to visibly contract under the control of the so-called brain organoid.

“It’s extremely exciting to see evidence of functional nerve tracts growing out of developing human brain tissue and innervating other tissues,” he said. »

Cameras Roll on Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Entertainment’s Epic Adaptation of “Dune”

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BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 18, 2019--Filming has begun on Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Entertainment’s epic “Dune,” being directed by Oscar nominee Denis Villeneuve (“Arrival,” “Blade Runner 2049”).

Villeneuve is directing “Dune” from a screenplay he co-wrote with Eric Roth and Jon Spaihts based on Herbert’s novel.

Oscar-winning and multiple Oscar-nominated composer Hans Zimmer (“Blade Runner 2049,” “Inception,” “Gladiator,” “The Lion King”) is creating the score. »